Julie Jackson, MD

Julie Jackson, MDJulie Jackson, MD completed medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, where she graduated with high honors and as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. During medical school, she was awarded a scholarship in Dermatology research and received Magna Cum Laude Honors for her research in Dermatology.

She then completed a Medicine internship at the University of California Los Angeles, where she was awarded commendation for excellence in medical student teaching.  She continued her training at the University of California Los Angeles where she completed a Dermatology residency, serving as chief resident her final year, followed by a Dermatopathology fellowship, where she also served as chief fellow.

Dr. Jackson was born and raised in Fort Worth and graduated Summa Cum Laude in Biochemistry from the University of Texas at Arlington. She has received numerous awards, has been involved in presentations at scholarly meetings, published several book chapters, and several peer-reviewed papers in the areas of dermatology and dermatopathology.  Dr. Jackson’s interests include adult and pediatric medical dermatology, skin cancer prevention and treatment, and dermatopathology.

Dr. Jackson is double board certified by the American Board of Dermatology in the specialty of dermatology and sub-specialty of dermatopathology.  She is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatopathology, Women’s Dermatologic Society, and Texas Medical Association.  Dr. Jackson was selected as one of the Texas Super Doctors Rising Stars in Texas Monthly magazine in 2017 and 2018 in the category of Dermatology.

Dr. Jackson sees patients at our Westlake clinic.

Testimonials About Dr. Jackson

  • “Dr. Jackson and nurse Melissa completely fulfill all expectations of care and professionalism.” — Pamela C. (November 7, 2018)
  • “It was all excellent.” — Anna N. (October 4, 2018)
  • “Efficient, competent and professional.” — Gloria C. (March 12, 2018)
  • “Fantastic visit with Dr. Jackson! She’s amazing!” — Bethany P. (November 2, 2017)
  • “I absolutely love Dr. Jackson, and her medical assistant went above and beyond the call of duty to find me a cheaper prescription.” — Kasha P. (October 16, 2017)
  • “Everything is great. The office is beautiful and clean. The staff is so friendly. My doctor, Julie Jackson, has wonderful bedside manners.” — Butch J. (August 17, 2017)
  • “Everything was great.” — Butch J. (July 20, 2017)
  • “Very nicely done.” — David G. (June 28, 2017)
  • “Dr. Jackson and her technician were so nice, understanding and professional.” — Amy J. (May 18, 2017)
  • “Julie Jackson is a Princess. Innovative and intelligent.” — Bill C. (April 27, 2017)
  • “Dr. Jackson and nurse Melissa were very caring to me during my squamous cell surgery…and also on every visit I have had to Westlake Dematology.” — Pamela C. (March 30, 2017)
  • “Dr. Jackson is such a wonderful doctor! She is so thorough and precise in the skin care she does for me . I highly recommend her to anyone. Her techniques are accurate and she is always concerned about the cosmetic outcome and that is very reassuring.” — Pat C. (March 16, 2017)
  • “Dr. Jackson did her diagnoses like ever other doctor would, but throughout the visit she was very pleasant and took the time to explain things and answer any questions I had. First class doctor.” — Brian O. (February 27, 2017)
  • “Dr. Jackson was very informative and easy to understand. I walked away with a good understanding of status.” — Ann H. (February 22, 2017)
  • “Please continue the excellent service that is provided! I willingly/gladly travel a round trip of 750 miles for the EXCELLENT service Dr. Julie Jackson @Westlake Dermatology provides.” — Homer R. (February 9, 2017)
  • “Dr. Jackson was knowledgable, efficient, yet also warm and friendly; answered all my questions… She made it a very good experience.” — Ann R. (January 31, 2017)
  • “Great staff and doctor.”  — Clarice L. (October 20, 2016)
  • “Everything is great…from the greeting at the front desk…the on time appt…friendly staff and Dr. Jackson will always take the time to answer any questions..never makes me feel rushed.”  — Cathy M. (October 12, 2016)
  • “It was very pleasant. I loved the offer of the water. All my questions were answered. Very thorough and professional. Thank you.”  — Judy L. (September 28, 2016)
  • “Always feel pampered ,with correct diagnosis and impeccable procedures.”  — Pamela R. (August 23, 2016)
  • “Everything was handled professionally and cordially.”  — Ronald L. (August 9, 2016)
  • “Everyone was very well prepared, friendly and everything was completed very efficiently.  Good job, everyone…”  — Ken R. (July 19, 2016)
  • “Everything was great from the moment I signed in until I left the building. I was greeted right away and my wait was very short. Dr. Jackson was thorough and listened to my issues and offered recommendations to help find a solution. I was very pleased with my visit and would definitely recommend her and this location to friends and family.” — Delee S. (June 22, 2016)
  • “Dr. Julie Jackson is extremely knowledgeable and professional. I would highly recommend her if you are looking for a Dermatologist. She was very thorough and you could sense she loves her job and is genuinely interested in helping people.” — Dale M. (June 17, 2016)
  • “I have great confidence in Dr. Jackson, her ability and professionalism. I feel very comfortable with her as my physician. “ — John J. (June 14, 2016)
  • “I have absolutely no suggestions. Dr. Jackson is always such a delight to see and is so thorough AND so personable . She really checked my skin so carefully as I have a lot of skin damage so sometimes things need to be biopsied etc. her nurse as well is very efficient and polite. I love the office is run with doing pictures and info on the iPad. VERY MODERN! I have recommended Westlake Dermatology to so many people. Thanks for opening the office out here! You are lucky to have DR. JACKSON!”  — Patricia C. (May 12, 2016)
  • “Everything was great! I would recommend to a friend or family.”  — Ana V. (April 28, 2016)
  • “You guys always do a fantastic job of scheduling appointments so people don’t have to spend time waiting to be seen.  Time management A+++ !”  — Jim S. (April 16, 2016)
  • “I have only great things to say about Westlake Derm. Everyone is very friendly and does whatever it takes to make the visit a good experience.  I consider myself so fortunate to have found Dr. Jackson… her impressive bio speaks for itself… what’s just as important to me is the treatment and care she provides!”  — Cathy M. (April 1, 2016)
  • “Very professional and great service.”  — Stacy D. (March 26, 2016)
  • “Most professional office I go to.”  — Steve C. (March 16, 2016)
  • “Love Westlake Dermatology and Dr. Jackson. Everything is very professional and timely. Thanks.”  — Bonnie D. (February 8, 2016)
  • “Dr. Jackson is very caring and intelligent. She exhibits all of the qualities of a true healer. Her compassion, combined with her expertise in the field of dermatology, make her the ideal physician. I highly recommend Dr. Julie Jackson for all of your dermatological needs. She consistently goes above and beyond my highest expectations in providing thoughtful, mindful, and well-informed medical care.”  — Kathleen V. (January 30, 2016)
  • “Dr. Jackson was very friendly, professional, and extremely knowledgeable. Her bedside manner is exemplary, with her personality complimenting her knowledge of dermatology very nicely. I would definitely recommend Dr. Jackson to my closest friends and family.”  — Frank D. (January 28, 2016)
  • “Great doctors, Great care!”  — Charles D. (October 25, 2015)
  • “The office is very well done and everyone is very professional.”  — Brian S. (October 23, 2015)
  • “Great visit with Dr. Jackson!”  — Jeffrey B. (October 18, 2015)
  • “First class place. I feel very confidant in my doctors hand. I like her direct straight forward approach.”  — Carol V. (October 15, 2015)
  • “Dr. Jackson is a warm and wonderful professional who takes excellent care of me. I wouldn’t dream of trusting anyone else with my dermatological needs. I was greeted warmly when I walked in, I wasn’t kept waiting long, Rachel, Dr. Jackson’s assistant, did an excellent job of preparing me for the treatment and being a comfort throughout the procedure. Dr. Jackson’s care is exemplary; she is everything I could ever ask for in a health care professional. She is intelligent, caring, compassionate, and skilled. I feel honored to be a patient of Dr. Julie Jackson’s at Westlake Dermatology.”  — Kathleen V. (September 30, 2015)
  • “Everything was great they made it way easy …”  — Matiana D. (September 19, 2015)
  • “Dr. Jackson is a rare find in the medical field – extremely gregarious putting me right at ease but with unassailable medical skills. She sets a mood of calm and relaxation while remaining acutely attentive to her patient’s medical needs.”  — Edwin B. (September 4, 2015)
  • “It was the perfect balance of professionalism and friendliness.  Clear and direct communication was appreciated; answered questions in total.”  — Lilli B. (August 22, 2015)
  • “It was excellent. I will be back.”  — Carol K. (August 15, 2015)
  • “My experience was pleasant, the office was beautiful, the staff was all friendly as well. I felt like I was in good hands and Dr. Jackson listened to me openly when I offered up suggestions of what I may have had without making me feel like I had no idea what I was talking about.”  — Justin C. (July 16, 2015)
  • “I appreciated the thoroughness of my exam. I also appreciated that Dr. Jackson took care of minor treatments during my visit so I wouldn’t have to schedule additional appointments. Staff was kind and attentive. Overall, a great experience. Thank you!”  — Caren K. (July 2, 2015)
  • “I was comfortable, and I felt like everyone was very professional, pleasant, and helpful.”  — Barbara F. (June 26, 2015)
  • “I had a great experience! Everyone was very helpful and professional. I will be back again!”  — Kristin V. (June 22, 2015)
  • “I like that I had no wait time. I arrived 30 minutes early due to severe weather. As soon as I arrived I was taken back to see the doctor.The doctor was very thorough, which I appreciate, because I have had melanoma in the past.”  — Cheryl S. (June 18, 2015)
  • “Excellent first visit. Dr. Jackson was extremely thorough and explained everything, inspiring my confidence in future care.”  — James C. (May 31, 2015)
  • “Dr. Jackson answered all of my questions thoroughly. I was pleased with my visit and her recommendations.”  — Jimmy T. (May 28, 2015)
  • “Dr. Julie Jackson and her Nurse Maudie were great.   They both go out of their way to make you feel comfortable.”  — Grace M. (April 10, 2015)
  • “Dr. Julie Jackson was wonderful with me during my first-ever skin check. She asked me very thorough questions about my family’s health history and gave me invaluable information about my skin. I found her personable and attentive demeanor very refreshing, and look forward to my next visit!”  — Ashley (April 10, 2015)
  • “I cannot think of anything to improve upon. I have moved to North Austin and plan to move further to Leander, but I still drive to Westlake for Dr. Jackson. She is nice, easy to talk to, friendly and informative.”  — Sandra T. (April 3, 2015)
  • “My first visit was great!  I have had 2 previous dermatologists in Austin whom I did not like so much, and I am glad to have found Dr. Jackson!  She was wonderful –  professional, personable, informative.”  — Jessica L. (March 27, 2015)
  • “It was a great experience.   I appreciate having the areas of concern taken care of without having to schedule a second procedural appointment.”  — Charlotte C. (March 11, 2015)
  • “I arrived 20+ minutes early and was called to the exam room before finishing the new-patient forms. The assistant was friendly and efficient. Dr. Jackson arrived very soon after. She was also friendly and efficient and spent as much time as I needed. I finished the forms after the appointment, which was great. I was gone 5 minutes before my scheduled appointment time.”  — Donald F. (March 5, 2015)
  • “Very professional staff, outstanding physician, very nice facility.”  — Charles D. (February 20, 2015)
  • “Whole experience was very good.”  — Carol V. (February 18, 2015)
  • “My visit was one of the best Derm experiences I’ve ever had, start to finish.  I’m making Westlake my go-to for skincare and skin checks for as long as I live in Austin, which I hope is forever.”  — Kelley A. (February 13, 2015)
  • “Very enjoyable the way it is now.  Very nice MA/nurse and Dr. Jackson is always great!! Thanks for all  you do in keeping people healthy!!”  — John M. (February 6, 2015)
  • “Dr. Jackson took time with me and listened to my concerns.  She explained them in a very helpful way.”  — Friederike S. (September 30, 2014)
  • “Fantastic atmosphere and attention to the patient.”  — Michael B. (September 18, 2014)
  • “I loved how they shaved my moles on the spot instead of scheduling another appointment to do a 5 minute procedure!”  — Chris P. (September 3, 2014)
  • “This was my second visit and always professional.”  — Jodie C. (August 27, 2014)
  • “I’ve enjoyed all of my visits including the scenic drive out there.  The office itself is gorgeous.   Dr. Julie Jackson is everything anyone would want from a doctor.  I can’t brag enough on her!  She is simply exceptional!”  — Marcia P. (August 19, 2014)
  • “It was a top notch experience!”  — Anna N. (August 16, 2014)
  • “Everyone was very kind and professional!!!  You make going to the doctor’s office a joy!”  — Monique P. (July 2, 2014)
  • “You can do just so much for an old soldier. Thank you!”  — James H. (June 26, 2014)
  • “Very informative staff and Dr. Jackson was extremely thorough.”  — Ed W. (May 2, 2014)
  • “I would only like to say that my visit was very pleasant.  I was somewhat apprehensive before hand, but everything went much smoother than I had imagined.  I found the nurse who treated me to be very pleasant and informative.  She prepped me for the pain I might feel from the injections.  The actual pain was pleasantly much lower than my expectations.  I found Dr. Jackson very attentive and professional.  I particularly enjoyed that she identified by name all of the marks on my skin and gave me an assessment of the relative dangers of each.  All of this served to allay my anxiety and made me feel that my visit was time well spent.”  — Vincent L. (April 30, 2014)
  • “Perfect for me. Nice people, clean building, friendly doctor and assistant.  Dr. Jackson is aggressive enough for me. I like her very much. Thank you, Dr. Jackson for your wonderful care. I am coming back to see you as soon as I am all healed for more work to be done. Keep up the good work. Have a good day.”  — Nancy V. (April 11, 2014)
  • “I absolutely love Dr. Jackson. She did a great job.  No pain and great bedside manner.”  — Barbara G. (February 18, 2014)
  • “I had the best experience that all started with scheduling an appointment via Danielle.  I couldn’t believe it was so easy. The office staff were all fantastic , and so nice, as was Dr Jackson’s MA. Dr Jackson was wonderful; and I have already told several people about my great experience with her and the entire office.”  — JoAnne Y. (December 13, 2013)
  • “All very professional, smooth and comfortable!”  — Cynthia H. (August 12, 2013)
  • “I was extremely impressed with the friendly staff. They were welcoming and the overall office environment would be comforting enough for any patient. I recently moved from Los Angeles where I had exceptional dermatologists under the UCLA Dermatology Center. Ironically, Dr. Jackson had just completed her residency there and worked with several of my previous doctors. This, along with her explanation of treatment options and services.”  — Renee K. (August 1, 2013)